Roasted Acorn Squash with Jalapeño-Lime Vinaigrette and Black Rice

  In my determination to eat more veggies, and to buy local produce whenever possible,  I joined a Community Supported Agriculture group (a CSA).  And each time my CSA  basket arrives, it is filled with veritable vegetable treasures. And let’s face it, sometimes I am completely without a clue as to WHAT to do with […]


Fourteen Food Trends for 2014

  Spaghetti and Venison Meatballs, adapted from a recipe by Mario Batali? Yes, please. As a foodie, each year I look forward to seeing what food writers are forecasting as the next big food trends for the New Year. Last night, I researched about 10 different sites to read their opinions, and while I noticed […]


Easy and Luscious Chocolate Glazed Chocolate Tart

This chocolate glazed chocolate tart recipe came to my attention because my boy is such a hound for chocolate desserts. And I was desperately searching for an easy dessert with a lot of chocolate for my boy. Why, you might ask? Because the boy had EARNED his chocolate dessert. What good thing had the boy […]